Djanggawul: An Aboriginal Religious Cult of North-Eastern Arnhem Land

Social science

Ronald M. Berndt

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 368 pages

File size: 2.3 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

The Djanggawul religious cult is the focus for this study because it is more important to the Aborigines themselves than other religious cults in the north-eastern region of Arnhem land.

The book includes chapters on the following:

· Significance of the Djanggawul

· The Djanggawul Myth and Content of the Myth

· The Djanggawul Songs

· The Djanggawul Song Cycle: Parts 1

The book includes an extensive glossary and index.

First published in 1952.